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Winter Ski Fly-In
Rotax engine 9 series 101 for owners and pilots. Ski plane basics education and fly-in.
Date and Time:
Saturday, January 27, 2018, starting at 10:00 Central Standard Time Download Calendar File
Elliot Halyburton, Mike Weinfurter, Dan Dominguez, Jurg Grossenbacher
Brief Description:

Join us for a winter fly-in along the beautiful shores of Lake Lucerne. Ski planes, wheeled planes (call for current runway conditions), snowmobiles, and cars are welcome.

Aircraft Maintenance:Learn about the most popular engine powering the light sport industry. Elliot Halyburton, President of Three Lakes EAA Chapter 1577, and FAAST Safety Representative, will speak about the Rotax 9 Series engine.

For the pilots we will have Mike Weinfurter, CFI and FAAST Safety Representative speak about tail wheel flying. Mike will address the importance of proficiency. Don Dominguez CFI and FAAST Safety Representative will speak about the safety aspects involved in ski flying.

Jurg Grossenbacher, FAAST Program Manager from the Milwaukee FSDO will be available for questions throughout the event.

This event is free of charge however food and drinks are not. The restaurant at Waters Edge Lodge will be open for the event and will have food and drinks available for sale.

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Location of Seminar:
Water’s Edge Lodge
4140 County Road W

Crandon, WI 54520
Directions to Venue:

This will be a Ski Fly-in on Lake Lucerne, East of Crandon Airport, the seminar will be held Water’s Edge Lodge which is located on the western shore of Lake Lucene. Weather dependent plowed ice runway for wheeled planes. Please call the lodge at (715)478-1224 for current runway conditions.

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Fly-in Seminar?:
Yes  Y55
50 seats at the facility, 33 remaining for online registration.
Registration Information:
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Contact Information:
Phone: (815) 474-2774
Additional Event Information & Acknowledgement of Industry Sponsor(s):

We would like to thank Northwoods EAA Chapter 1577, Water’s Edge Lodge, The Hamburger Social Branch and the FAA FAASTEAM for sponsoring the event.

Equal Access Information:
The FAA Safety Team (FAASTeam) is committed to providing equal access to this meeting/event for all participants. If you need alternative formats or services because of a disability, please communicate your request as soon as possible with the person in the “Contact Information” area of the meeting/event notice. Note that two weeks is usually required to arrange services.
Credit Applicability:
½ Credit for Basic Knowledge Topic 1
Advanced WINGS
½ Credit for Advanced Knowledge Topic 2
Master WINGS
½ Credit for Master Knowledge Topic 2
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